Sankara Nairobi Hotel

05 Woodvale Grove, Westlands, Nairobi, Kenya  show map
 5 stars
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Sankara Nairobi Hotel

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

Handicap parking

Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

A la carte restaurant

Cafe

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Infinity pool

Private plunge pool

Overview

The 5-star Sankara Nairobi Hotel offers luxurious rooms in proximity to Central Park, Uhuru Gardens Memorial Park and American Embassy Memorial Garden. The contemporary hotel represents organic architecture in Nairobi.

The city center is 30 minute walking distance from the hotel.

There are shopping places, such as a shopping mall, a market and boutiques nearby.

Guests can reach Sankara Nairobi Hotel by car from Wilson airport in 10 minutes.

Rooms

For a comfortable stay Sankara Nairobi Hotel offers 156 rooms on 7 floors featuring individual climate control, free Wi-Fi, a laptop safe, a minibar and a rollaway bed. Many rooms come with a panoramic view over the city. The rooms are decorated in modern design and equipped with a small fridge, an electric kettle and coffee/tea makers as well as en suite bathrooms with a rain shower, towels and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

The restaurant serves seasonal dishes. At the large café bar guests will enjoy a selection of wines, champagnes and cocktails. The pub Havana Bar & Restaurante is within easy reach of the property.

Services

Such facilities as a free private car park, a baggage storage and free self parking are available on-site.

Relax

On-site treatments include steam baths and reflex massage. The hotel offers a gym and a fitness center to ensure guests keep fit.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of floors:   7.  Number of rooms:   156.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Handicap parking
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Executive/club floor
  • Coffee shop
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Currency exchange
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Exterior corridors
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Limousine service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Doctor on call
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Cafe
  • Coffee/ Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Exhibition space
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Playground

Leisure facilities

  • Infinity pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Entertainment
  • Health club
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Steam bath
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Turndown service
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Private plunge pool
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Rollaway beds
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Sink
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Slippers
  • Bathroom telephone

Self-catering

  • Mini-fridge

Bedroom

  • Pillow menu
  • Down comforter

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • DVD player
  • In-room computer
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

Check-in

  • from  12 pm

Check-out

  • until  2 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay at the price of USD 30 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • One child under the age of 12 may stay at the price of USD 30 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

05 Woodvale Grove, Westlands, Nairobi, Kenya

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City Center
  • Nairobi
    1.8 mi
Airports
  • Wilson (WIL)
    4.2 mi
  • Jomo Kenyatta International (NBO)
    9.4 mi
Train Stations
  • Nairobi Gallery
    2.1 mi
Restaurants
  • Mediterraneo (cuisine: Italian)
    500 ft
  • Haandi
    800 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  2 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    156

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Rooms and availability

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Club Double Room
Bed type: Double bed or King-size bed or 1 Single bed
Size: 820 sq. feet
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    Guest Room
    Bed type: King-size bed or Twin beds or 2 Single beds or Double bed
    Size: 475 sq. feet
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    • Air conditioning
    • Shower
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    Room facilities
      Club Level Room
      Bed type: 1 Single bed
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      • Free Wi-Fi
      • Bathtub
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        Junior Suite
        Bed type: Double bed or 1 Single bed or Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
        Size: 475 sq. feet
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        • Air conditioning
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          Superior Double Room
          Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds or King-size bed
          Size: 345 sq. feet
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          • Air conditioning
          • Private bathroom
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            Deluxe Double Room
            Bed type: Double bed or 1 Super King-size bed or King-size bed
            Size: 370 sq. feet
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            • Air conditioning
            • Private bathroom
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              Executive Double Room
              Bed type: Double bed or 1 Single bed
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                Executive Suite
                Bed type: Double bed or 1 Single bed
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                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel Sankara Nairobi Hotel Nairobi location
                  Show big map »

                  Hotel Address:

                  05 Woodvale Grove, Westlands, Nairobi, Kenya

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Nairobi
                    1.8 mi
                  Airports
                  • Wilson (WIL)
                    4.2 mi
                  • Jomo Kenyatta International (NBO)
                    9.4 mi
                  Train Stations
                  • Nairobi Gallery
                    2.1 mi
                  Restaurants
                  • Mediterraneo (cuisine: Italian)
                    500 ft
                  • Haandi
                    800 ft
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-in:
                    from  12 pm
                  • Check-out:
                    until  2 pm
                  • Year renovated:
                    2010
                  • Number of floors:
                    7
                  • Number of rooms:
                    156

                  Hotel Awards

                  KenyanHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedNairobiSankara Nairobi

                  According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                  Best Spa Hotels in Kenya

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                  Sankara Nairobi Location

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                  What's nearby

                  Popular areas

                  • City Center - 1.7 mi

                  Places of interest

                  • Kumbu Kumbu Art Gallery - 1400 ft
                  • Nairobi Snake Park - 1.2 mi
                  • University of Nairobi - 1.6 mi
                  • Central Park - 1.8 mi
                  • Jamia Mosque - 1.9 mi
                  • Kenya National Archives - 2.2 mi
                  • Shifteye Gallery - 2.2 mi
                  • Kenyatta International Conference Centre - 2.2 mi
                  • August 7th Memorial Park - 2.5 mi

                  Train stations

                  • Nairobi Gallery - 2.0 mi

                  Convention centers

                  • Kenya Parliament Buildings - 2.2 mi

                  Shopping areas

                  • Nairobi National Museum - 1.1 mi
                  • Railway Museum - 2.5 mi

                  Monuments and Landmarks

                  • Kazuri Beads Factory - 2000 ft

                  Museums

                  • Nairobi Arboretum - 1.0 mi

                  Parks

                  • masia mara national park - 1.1 mi

                  Business areas

                  • The Sarit Centre - 400 ft
                  • Westgate Shopping Mall - 1700 ft
                  • Village Market - 2.2 mi
                  • Yaya Centre - 2.3 mi

                  Local attractions

                  • Uhuru Gardens Memorial Park - 1.1 mi
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                  • Nairobi National Museum - 1.2 mi
                    Museum Hill, Nairobi
                  • Karura Forest Reserve - 1.8 mi
                    Limuru Road, Nairobi
                  • Snake Park - 1.1 mi
                    Museum Hill, Nairobi
                  • Nairobi Arboretum - 1.4 mi
                    State House Road, Nairobi

                  Near the hotel

                  • Nairobi Mosques - 2300 ft
                    St Marks ( Waiyaki Way), Nairobi

                    Restaurants nearby

                    • Mediterraneo - 500 ft

                      Address: 9 West
                      Phone: 254 020 4447494/4450349/ 0733576630

                      63% likes this, based on 63 reviews
                      Cuisine: Italian

                    • Gipsy Bar - 500 ft

                      Address: Woodvale Grove. Opposite Barclays Bank

                      52% likes this, based on 30 reviews
                      Cuisine: International

                    • Mystique Gardens - 500 ft

                      Address: Ring Road Parklands

                      55% likes this, based on 38 reviews
                      Cuisine: Indian

                    • Haandi - 800 ft

                      Address: The Mall Shopping Centre
                      Phone: 4448294

                      73% likes this, based on 208 reviews

                    • Muhibbah - 500 ft

                      Address: Sankara Hotel, Woodvale Grove,

                      52% likes this, based on 36 reviews
                      Cuisine: Asian

                    Hotel information
                    • Check-in:
                      from  12 pm
                    • Check-out:
                      until  2 pm
                    • Year renovated:
                      2010
                    • Number of floors:
                      7
                    • Number of rooms:
                      156

                    Hotel Awards

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                    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                    Best Spa Hotels in Kenya

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                    Sankara Nairobi Reviews

                    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Sankara Nairobi

                    Average guest rating

                    9.0out of 10
                    Superb
                    Based on 58 reviews

                    Rating by category:

                    Rooms
                    9.3
                    Value
                    8.4
                    Service
                    9.6
                    Location
                    8.9

                    Guest reviews

                      How to reach hotel

                      hotel Sankara Nairobi Hotel Nairobi location
                      Show big map »

                      Hotel Address:

                      05 Woodvale Grove, Westlands, Nairobi, Kenya

                      Get directions
                      City Center
                      • Nairobi
                        1.8 mi
                      Airports
                      • Wilson (WIL)
                        4.2 mi
                      • Jomo Kenyatta International (NBO)
                        9.4 mi
                      Train Stations
                      • Nairobi Gallery
                        2.1 mi
                      Restaurants
                      • Mediterraneo (cuisine: Italian)
                        500 ft
                      • Haandi
                        800 ft
                      Hotel information
                      • Check-in:
                        from  12 pm
                      • Check-out:
                        until  2 pm
                      • Year renovated:
                        2010
                      • Number of floors:
                        7
                      • Number of rooms:
                        156

                      Hotel Awards

                      KenyanHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedNairobiSankara Nairobi

                      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                      Best Spa Hotels in Kenya

                      Use Badge